New taxi app lets you hail a cab from your living room

Tom Webster

We've all been there – that one last drink for the road lasts a bit longer than hoped and all of a sudden the last bus/train/tube has gone and you are stuck miles from home.

Now a new iPhone application means you need not be left trying to find which table leg the host's tatty copy of the Yellow Pages is propping up when you want to find a taxi number.